34 Wildwood Trail, Barrie, ON, L4N 7Z4, Canada
Welcome to this exceptional home nestled in prestigious “Wildwood Estates”. This family-friendly community offers easy access to all amenities including schools, parks, shopping and the highway. This neighbourhood is also perched on the edge of the Ardagh Bluffs Recreation Area where 17 kilometres of nature trails are yours to explore by foot, snowshoe or mountain bike.
This impressive ranch bungalow is the perfect combination of quality finishings and meticulous attention to detail. Exuding pride of ownership, inside and out, this home has extraordinary curb appeal with a faux stone exterior, accented with quoined corners, keystone details and mullioned palladium windows. A six station inground sprinkler system keeps the lawn lush and green all summer long and the raised perennial beds add a vibrant “pop” of colour. The paved double driveway, with decorative stone border, and double car garage with storage area, inside entry and external door to the side yard, provide ample parking for guests and family vehicles. A unistone walkway leads to the custom front door with decorative glass Palladium motif and side-lights. Once inside, you are greeted by a home that is elegant, inviting and absolutely immaculate!
A spacious ceramic floored foyer greets your guests and boasts a double, mirrored French door coat closet with auto-on/off lighting that will serve all of your storage needs. Further down the entryway, a lighted, decorative niche over the stairwell beautifully displays your greatest treasures.
3/4” thick oak hardwood floors grace the main hallway and continue through to the formal living and dining rooms. You are impressed immediately by the bright airy feel with 9’ ceilings throughout both floors and a Cathedral ceiling featured in the living room (with built-in stereo speakers) and the great room. The French doors, Palladium window and elegant chandelier create a special room that you will love to entertain in.
Curl up in front of the granite gas fireplace or watch twinkling stars through the massive, 2-storey palladium window as you relax with family or friends in the Great Room. This space boasts upgraded broadloom, a ceiling fan with light and rheostat remote control and custom Hunter-Douglas sunscreens. A custom cherry-wood corner cabinet houses your electronics and a second display unit, with dimmer-lit glass shelves, is the perfect spot to show off your collectibles or family portraits. Get the “movie theatre” experience in the privacy of your own home with a 6-speaker surround sound entertainment system, including sub-woofer.
The family chef is going to feel right at home in this stylish and functional eat-in kitchen. There is no shortage of storage space with a large, built-in pantry, with corner open display shelves, and custom cherry wood cabinetry. Careful attention was paid to provide attractive and practical storage solutions including a handy appliance garage, Lazy Susan and a dual roll-out garbage/recycling centre located under the double sink. A decorative backsplash creates a seamless transition from cabinet to countertop, made out of durable Corian, that coordinates with the sink and drain-board. Pot lights and under cabinet lighting brighten every inch of your work space and the central vac system, with sweep pan, makes short work of clean up. The fridge, stove, dish-washer, garburator and microwave are all included so you can get cooking right away.
Family meals are easily enjoyed in the bright and cheery breakfast nook, table and 6 chairs included. This space boasts a custom computer desk, with keyboard tray and overhead “cookbook shelf” and is the perfect spot for meal planning. Patio doors lead from the dining area to the covered cedar deck. Barbecue or dine “al fresco” as you listen to the sound of the birds in the trees or your favourite music through the dual speakers with separate volume control. This kitchen truly is the heart of this home!
The unique floorplan of this home provides for a convenient main floor master suite. This tranquil space features neutral carpet, a large picture window overlooking the trees, complete with night blinds, a walk-in closet with custom shelving and is served by a sumptuous 6 pc ensuite. Rivalling the world’s most sumptuous spas, this room features a heated ceramic floor, with programmable controls, for your comfort. The custom cherry-wood vanity, with storage tower, boasts dual sinks and a vanity/makeup area with lighted magnifying mirror located inside the cabinet. Soak away your stress in the soothing bubbles of the Jacuzzi tub or have your morning shower in the custom tiled shower, complete with seat, shelf and heat sensitive light. A glass block wall provides for natural light and the pot lights create the perfect ambiance for relaxation.
A two piece powder room and the laundry/mudroom with garage access complete the main level of this home. The laundry room offers ample storage space with both a broom closet and a coat closet and features built-in cabinets, a folding counter, clothes rack and oversized sink.
The lower level has been beautifully finished with family fun and entertaining in mind. 9’ ceilings, upgraded broadloom, neutral décor and huge above grade windows, with privacy blinds, create a sundrenched rec/games room that just begs to be enjoyed. Serve up the “house speciality” at the fabulous custom bar. Unique tigerwood counters, a lighted bulkhead and lighted shelves make you feel like you are at your favourite watering hole and the bar fridge and 4 bar stools are included. Patio doors lead to a unistone patio overlooking the yard and the trees beyond. Follow the unistone walkway as you enjoy the flora and fauna in your own backyard.
Two additional bedrooms are offered on this level. The first features a double closet, with custom shelving/racks and enjoys semi-ensuite access to a 3 pc bath. The second space, currently used as a den, makes a wonderful home office with a wall of book shelves, but also could easily convert to a third bedroom should you need it. The closet offers custom shelving and the track lighting and huge window fill the room with light. Additional unfinished space with sealed floor, currently acts as a storage room and houses the workshop and bonus wine cellar—with enough room for 173 bottles of your favourite vintage.
Mechanical and Construction Information:
R-40 blown insulation in attic
R-20 in 2 x 6 exterior walls
Sculptured ceilings throughout (excluding kitchen, bathrooms and laundry)
Rounded convex drywall corners and 9’ ceilings on both levels of the home
“Silent” engineered floor system
Upgraded door handles and hinges throughout
Outlet in soffit for Christmas lights (controlled by a switch in the front hall closet)
Outdoor pot lights with programmable controls
Security system with motion detectors. Windowless garage for extra security
Speakers indoor and out, connected to entertainment centre , each with separate volume control
Sealed floors in garage and unfinished basement
Top of the line on-demand tankless water heater
200 amp service
In-floor electrical outlet in the Great Room
40 oz broadloom with upgraded 7lb underlay
Central vac with sweep pan in kitchen, separate hose and tools for car and garage cleaning
Reverse osmosis filtered water in both the kitchen and the wet bar
Inground sprinkler system with 6 stations and buried drain pipes
Low flush toilets throughout
New shingles, July 2016, with transferrable warranty
Large cool room and 3-levels of shelving. Large workbench with vice
Natural gas heat and central air conditioning with 2.5 ton air conditioner
Fridge, stove, dishwasher, garburator and microwave, washer, dryer, alarm system, garage door openers and remotes, water softener, table and 6 chairs in the breakfast nook, bar fridge and 4 bar stools
Pool table and all accessories, including light fixture
- Robert & Matthew Johnston
- 705 795-4107
- 1 877 728-4067
- 705 722-5684
- Royal LePage First Contact Realty
- 299 Lakeshore Drive
- Barrie, ON
- L4N 7Y9